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Al Mar BU2-2 Backup 2 Fixed 3" Hawkbill Blade, Micarta Handle, Leather Sheath

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Part Number: AMBU2
Manufacturer: Al Mar Knives
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AMBU2: Backup 2 Hawkbill
Al Mar Knives
The Backup models are smaller lighter fixed blades designed for all-day, everyday carry. They offer you exactly what their name tells you: they are backup for anything your day may bring. Available in 4" Model 1, Tanto, and 3" Model 2, Hawkbill, the Al Mar Backups are designed by ABS Mastersmith Kirk Rexroat.
  • Blade Length: 3"
  • Overall Oength: 7.75"
  • Weight: 3 oz.
  • Steel: AUS-8, Rc 57-59
  • Blade Thickness: 0.16"
  • Action: Fixed Blade
  • Scales: Black Micarta
  • Sheath: Leather
  • Made in Japan

UPC Code: 000288

AUS-8 Stainless Steel
AUS-8 Stainless Steel
A very widely used EDC steel, AUS-8 can take a very nice edge while also maintaining moderate edge holding and corrosion resistance properties.
Leather Sheath
Leather Sheath
Leather is known for its durability and traditional appeal. When compared to Kydex it is preferred for its silence when bumped against other objects, as well as blade retention.
Made in Japan
Made in Japan
The exotic steel Capital of the World, Japan produces and innovates some of the best products, from pocket to kitchen knives and everything in between.
Micarta Handles
Micarta Handles
Micarta is a compressed layered composite sealed within a thermosetting plastic which creates a strong, attractive material that is impervious to water.
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5 out of 5
Feb 13, 2017
Pros: Blade Sharpness, Sheath/Scabbard, Handle Material, Blade Material, Materials, Weight, Overall Quality, Finish
Cons: None
Wonderful piece very comfortable carry
5 out of 5
David S
Lyons Illinois
Jan 24, 2017
Pros: Materials, Handle Material, Blade Material, Finish, Weight, Overall Quality, Blade Sharpness
Cons: Sheath/Scabbard, None
Poor Sheath, should have been made if Kydex with a Horiziontal Mounting to belt.
4 out of 5
Larry W
Lancaster, Nh
Dec 23, 2016
Pros: Blade Sharpness, Handle Material, Weight, Overall Quality
Cons: Sheath/Scabbard, None
Al-mar bu2
Knife appears well made. Sheath on the other hand is worthless. Cheap leather. The knife itself sits to deep in the sheath for quick access. This item would not suit anyone with a large hand.
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